Vintage Floral Metal Recipe Box Crammed Full of Handwritten Recipe Cards Newspaper & Magazine Clippings Estate Sale Find

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Discover the Vintage Floral Metal Recipe Box, a treasure unearthed from an estate sale kitchen. Compact at 6x4x3 inches, it's a gateway to homemade wonders, brimming with handwritten recipes and clippings.

More than a container, each piece inside is a cherished echo of shared traditions and culinary joy. Embark on this flavorful journey through time.


  • Dimensions: 6x4x3 inches
  • Condition: The metal recipe box shows some wear. Please refer to the photos for a detailed view of the condition.
  • Contents: Handwritten recipes, recipe cards, newspaper, and magazine clippings

Four Key Features:

  1. Each recipe represents a story, a family gathering, or a special moment from the past.
  2.  Enjoy a mix of handwritten recipes, newspaper clippings, and magazine snippets, each offering a taste of history of the previous owner.
  3.  The previous owner's name adds an authentic touch, making this not just a recipe box but a piece of someone's culinary journey.
  4. Delight in the anticipation as you sort through the organized recipes, discovering each hidden gem for yourself.

Embrace the joy of cooking with history in your hands. This floral metal recipe box is perfect for vintage collectors, cooking enthusiasts, or anyone looking to add a sprinkle of the past to their kitchen. Don't just follow recipes; follow stories, traditions, and the flavors of yesteryear.

Ready to explore culinary history? Add this vintage Floral Metal Recipe Box to your cart now and start your journey through delicious decades!

Recommended Reading

Curious about the stories behind your vintage recipe box? Don’t miss our recommended read, "Vintage Recipe Box with Recipes: Perfect Nostalgia & Flavor!" Uncover the secrets of retro cooking and the history wrapped up in each handwritten recipe. It’s a quick, flavorful trip down memory lane, perfect for new and seasoned collectors alike. Get inspired!


The vintage items I share with you have been previously owned and loved. They may show some wear, as is typical for vintage pieces. Please use the pictures as a guide. If you have any questions or need more photos, ask.

Our Process

We source from local estate sales in the Great Lakes Bay Region, only purchasing the highest quality books.

After photos are shot, the book is immediately placed in a clear self-sealed bag, stored in a climate-controlled room for protection until you purchase.

When shipping, your book is double-bagged using kraft bubble mailer's for protection.

Reading Vintage offers Free Media Mail shipping on our books, valid only in the United States.

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